Dear Hayes Intermediate School Families,


Here is some news to get us into the weekend…


Fall Celebrations

Today we had amazing classroom celebrations, with treats and fun activities for the students during their homeroom classes. Thank you, families and teachers, for helping make this day special with your donations. 


Parent/Teacher Conferences

Please see the email from our secretary Pauline with information on signing up for Parent Teacher Conferences. Parent/Teacher Conferences will be:

Monday, November 6 from 4:00-7:00 PM

Wednesday, November 8 from 4:00-7:00 PM

Friday, November 10 from 12:00-3:00 PM


Food Basket Application

The Grand Ledge Emergency Assistance Program (GLEAP) is currently taking applications for its annual Christmas Food Basket program for families who live in the Grand Ledge School District.  Donors in the community (individuals & groups) have volunteered to provide a food basket during the Christmas season for families in need.  If this would be helpful for your family, please submit an application by October 28 – pick up a paper application in the school's main office or complete an online application at  You will be contacted by a donor sometime early in December.  This will be done on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Hayes Happenings
Hayes Happenings is our weekly news show that is directed, produced, and edited under the guidance of teachers Jacque Cosgrove (on maternity leave) and Allison Shumate. Here is a link to the episodes from this school year so far:

October 27th Episode

October 20th Episode

October 13th Episode

October 6th Episode

September 28th Episode

September 21st Episode

September 14th Episode

September 7th Episode


Looking Ahead

November 6 - Specials Change (Unless you have Band)

November 10 - ½ day for students 

November 17 - Last Day for Trimester 1 Enrichment Classes

November 17 - ½ day for students

November 20-24 Thanksgiving Break

November 27 - First day for Trimester 2 Enrichment Classes

View flyers and more from the school district and the community plus learn about upcoming things here:

Take care,

Eric and Scott

Eric Leopold
Hayes Intermediate School

Scott Millbrook
Assistant Principal
Hayes Intermediate School

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